The Ralph H. Johnson VA Health Care System in historic Charleston, SC, is seeking an outstanding Associate Chief of Staff, Education Service (ACOS/E) to join our team. We are seeking a board certified MD or DO but a highly qualified non-physician professionals may be considered with appropriate clinical and graduate medical education experience.
Come be on the forefront of an innovative clinical, research, and teaching environment. As ACOS/E, enjoy the support of highly-trained staff while working in this high complexity tertiary care organization, comprised of the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center and six (6) community based outpatient clinics. The ACOS/E oversees over 1,000 clinical trainees in over 40 occupations/specialties to include, but not limited to: Neurosurgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Addiction Medicine, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Palliative, Psychiatry, Psychology, Social work, and Dietary.
As a leader in an environment that supports an interdisciplinary care team approach, the perfect candidate will serve as an integral member of the clinical leadership team with responsibility for coordination and consultation with clinical and administrative services to provide educational resources supporting the delivery of patient centered, high quality care, that includes a variety of well developed, multidisciplinary programs. In collaboration with the Nursing Education Department and Simulation Lab staff, the Associate Chief of Staff, Education Service will serve as a change agent for promoting continual improvement to outpatient and inpatient quality and safety in our journey to become a high reliability organization by performing needs assessment and developing and implementing educational strategies that are relevant to the needs of our staff and in service to our veterans.
The position is located in Charleston, SC - tucked along the Atlantic coastline and amid the ever-bustling Harbor and beach community. Historic Downtown Charleston is the mecca of this historic city, housing various art galleries, boutiques and historic sites along with renowned medical centers such as the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), our academic affiliate partner.
Assistance with payment of qualifying school loans is available up to $200K!
- Competitive Pay
- Bonus for qualified candidates
- Annual performance bonus up to an additional 7.5% of pay
- Guaranteed salary increases
- Hours: 8am-4:30pm, M-F; No on-call/voluntary on-call
- Licensure: 1 Full & unrestricted license from any US State is permissible to work at this facility
- CME: $1,000 per year stipend for reimbursement
- Malpractice: Liability protection with tail coverage provided
- No Employment Contract
- 26 Days paid vacation
- 13 Days paid sick time per year with unlimited carry over
- 11 Federal holidays with pay
- Possible 5 days paid absence to attend CME
- Federal Retirement Plan
- Separate 401K with partial agency match
- Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
- Nationwide Mobility